Official Opening Of The Wick Community Campus
17th June 2018
The official opening of the Wick Community Campus took place on a sunny Saturday 16 June 2018. Lord Lieutenant John Thurso performed the unveiling of a plaque to mark the occasion.
Members of the parent council and stakeholder group attended along with local councillors Willie Mackay and Nicola Sinclair.
There followed a look around the campus comprising the High School, Newton Park Primary, library and swimming pool.the campus was open for members of the public to look around.
Photos of the campus site from the beginning
Photos Inside New Wick High School
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The new Wick High School finally opened recently and today everyone was allowed to look around. See the Photo Gallery link above.
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